Other Community Events
The JCC East Bay serves as a hub for many organizations and groups to host their own events. Although these are not all JCC events, we are excited to share them with our community members. Please note specific location and contact information for each listing. Stay tuned for more community event information.
Nigunim Chorus Presents:
HANUKAH COMMUNITY CELEBRATION
Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 2 PM (Doors open 1:30)
Freight & Salvage: 2020 Addison Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
Join your community of neighbors and friends for a grand afternoon of music, entertainment, fun, candlelighting, dancing, chachkees, Hanukah gifts, refreshments. Bring your children, bring your parents, all are invited!
The program includes
• 45 Member Nigunim Chorus, Musical Director Achi Ben Shalom
• Story Teller Joel ben Izzy
• The band ADAMA
• Virtuoso Violinist David Chernyovsky
• Refreshments and chachkees
Freight & Salvage
$24 advance, $28 at the door (price includes service charge)
Discounts for children, students and seniors.
The Israel and World Jewry Committee of Temple Isaiah invites you to join us for the community-wide welcome for our new consul general.
The Honorable Shlomi Kofman - Israel’s Consul General in San Francisco to the Pacific Northwest
“Israel’s Place in the World”
Thursday, January 11, at 7:00 p.m.
Temple Isaiah Sanctuary at 945 Risa Road, Lafayette
Shlomi Kofman was born in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, and made aliya (immigrated) to Israel at the age of nine, after being refused for three years by Soviet authorities. He began his appointment as Israel’s consul general to the Pacific Northwest in August 2017. Over the course of his 20-year diplomatic career, he has served as policy advisor to deputy foreign ministers based in Jerusalem, Israel’s deputy consul general in New York City, and in various other roles. Kofman holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations & East Asian studies from Hebrew University in Jerusalem and a master’s degree from the Shanghai University of Finance & Economics at Webster University. He also holds an associate’s degree in engineering.
This event is free of charge and open to the public.
Community dessert reception to follow.
Co-sponsored by Women of Isaiah.
R.S.V.P. and sign up for a dessert item to share
Kitchen on Fire is thrilled to announce the addition of our second kitchen in Oakland.
Our new Oakland kitchen has state-of-the art equipment and expanded space for larger groups, allowing us the flexibility to whip up the perfect cooking event for you this holiday season.
For Details & Pricing CONTACT US AT 510.548.2662